JP Morgan American Investment Trust Plc launched in 1881 was admitted to the London Stock Exchange in 1955. The company’s shares trade under JAM as its ticker symbol, and is part of the FTSE 250 component. JP Morgan American Investment Trust has its headquarters in London, the United Kingdom, but invests in companies trading in the North American geographical region. The legal structure of the company is investment trusts.
The investment trust has investment interests in both small-cap and large-cap companies. However, a greater proportion of trust’s investments focuses on companies with large capitalizations. Specialist investors domiciled in North America manage all of the company’s investments. In particular, the investors manage the trust’s portfolio for growth with a specific focus on the quality of companies. Alternatively, the JPMorgan Funds Limited (JPMF) acts as the fund manager for the trust. Some of the companies that make up the trust’s top 10 portfolios include Microsoft, Alphabet, and Capital One, among others.